I am not young enough to know everything.
Short as life is, we make it still shorter by the careless waste of time.
Wrinkles should merely indicate where the smiles have been.
As far as we can discern, the sole purpose of human existence is to kindle a light of meaning in the darkness of mere being.
Just as modern motorways have no room for ox-carts or wandering pedestrians, so modern society has little place for lives and ways that are too eccentric.
Living is Easy with Eyes Closed.
Within the child lies the fate of the future.
There is nothing enlightened about shrinking so that other people won't feel insecure around you. We are all meant to shine, as children do.
Don't part with your illusions. When they are gone you may still exist, but you have ceased to live.
The first forty years of life give us the text; the next thirty supply the commentary on it.
All good things which exist are the fruits of originality.
The historian looks backward. In the end he also believes backward.
Life did not intend to make us perfect. Whoever is perfect belongs in a museum.
I would rather entertain and hope that people learned something than educate people and hope they were entertained.
Never, ever underestimate the power of 'Id Like that.
Life is the dancer and you are the dance.
Open your arms to change, but don't let go of your values.
The time you enjoy wasting is not wasted time.
I want to feel my life while I'm in it.
Be thankful that you have a life, and forsake your vain and presumptuous desire for a second one.
The reality of the building does not consist in the roof and walls, but in the space within to be lived in.